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Kerinci volcano
Stratovolcano 3800 m / 12,467 ft
Sumatra, Indonesia, -1.7°S / 101.27°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Kerinci volcano eruptions:
1838, 1842, 1874(?), 1878, 1908-09, 1921, 1923, 1936, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1952, 1960, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969-70, 1971(?), 1990, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001-02, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2016
Typical eruption style:

Frequent moderate explosive eruptions.


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Kerinci volcano news & activity updates:

Kerinci Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VONA STATE ERUPTION TO FL150 AT 10/1156Z.

Friday May 10, 2019 12:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 10 May 2019
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 10 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU05 at 12:31 UTC, 10/05/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190510/1230Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/22
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VONA STATE ERUPTION TO FL150 AT 10/1156Z.
OBS VA DTG: 10/1230Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 270/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/1830Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/0030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/0630Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 700M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Sunday, May 05, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 10 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  4 May 2019
Saturday, May 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  3 May 2019
Friday, May 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  2 May 2019
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Apr 14, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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